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A picture of a Geelbobbejaantjie (Afr.)

Geelbobbejaantjie (Afr.)

Babiana pygmaea

Full Sun
Moderate care
Tender

9a-10b

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Geelbobbejaantjie (Afr.) Overview

Despite the anomaly surrounding its specific name, the largest-flowered of all the Babiana species is a rewarding winter- and early spring-flowering cormous plant for deep window boxes and pots, and sunny rock garden pockets in temperate climates. ZA Distribution: Western Cape.

Special features of Geelbobbejaantjie (Afr.)

Pot plant

Attracts bees